Irving Montgomery Palmer DSC, RN
|Born||23 Jan 1889|
Retired: 6 Feb 1942
Warship Commands listed for Irving Montgomery Palmer, RN
|HMS Berwick (65)||Capt.||Heavy cruiser||17 Oct 1938||22 Jun 1940|
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Heavy cruiser HMS Berwick (65)
2 Mar 1940 (position 67.50, -22.45)
HMS Berwick (Capt I.M. Palmer, DSC, RN) intercepts the German merchant Wolfsburg (6201 GRT) north of Iceland in position 67°50'N, 22°45'W. However before the German ship can be captured she is scuttled by her own crew.
6 Mar 1940 (position 68.00, -15.00)
HMS Berwick (Capt I.M. Palmer, DSC, RN) intercepts the German merchant Uruguay (5846 GRT) north-east of Iceland in position 68°00'N, 15°00'W. However before the German ship can be captured she is scuttled by her own crew.
9 Apr 1940
HMS Berwick (Capt I.M. Palmer, DSC, RN) participated in the Norwegian campaign. On completion of naval operations off Norway, was allocated to Force "H" at Gibraltar.
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